Please click on the picture to read this interesting article by Ottawa County Circuit Judge and MJA Outreach Committee Co-Chair Hon. Jon Hulsing. Please look for more articles each month from members of the Outreach Committee!
The agenda and other materials for the upcoming meeting on April 17, 2018 are available by accessing the MEMBER'S AREA or by clicking on the picture below.
The internet and social media can provide a medium for the rapid dissemination of incorrect or misleading information about a judge personally or about decisions a judge has made in a particular case. Social media can also provide a vehicle for harassment or even threats against a judge or the judge's family. Click HERE [...]
All the materials, including agenda and minutes, for the March 20, 2018 MJA Executive Board Meeting are now available in the Members Area or by clicking on the icon below!
The Michigan Human Trafficking Commission, together with the State Court Administrative Office Child Welfare Services Division, is pleased to announce its 2018 Spring Conference to be held on April 24, 2018 in Plymouth, Michigan. The Conference will take place at the Inn at St. John's from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. The focus of [...]
Professor Jeremy Francis, a legal writing professor at the Michigan State University College of Law, is seeking judges to volunteer for the 1L oral advocacy competition. The competition is taking place between April 7 and April 12, 2018. Please click on the picture above for more details.
All the materials, including agenda and minutes, for the February 13, 2018 MJA Executive Board Meeting are now available in the Members Area or by clicking on the icon below!
Ever wonder whether you are taking the right precautions to ensure your safety and that of your family? Click on the image below to watch a presentation made by Michigan Supreme Court Security Specialist Dennis MacDonnell at last month's MJA Executive Board Meeting.
Judge Michelle Rick, Co-Chair of the Outreach Committee, recently submitted a link to American Bar Association Formal Opinion 478 addresses judges' use of the internet to conduct independent factual research on participants or facts in pending proceedings. Please click HERE to access the Member's Area and read this informative article on a topic that [...]
The agenda, draft minutes, SCAO update, and other materials for the Executive Board Meeting are now available in the MEMBER'S AREA! For more information on meeting location, dates and times, please check out the UPCOMING EVENTS PAGE.